The Resource Our lives before the law : constructing a feminist jurisprudence, Judith A. Baer

Our lives before the law : constructing a feminist jurisprudence, Judith A. Baer

Label
Our lives before the law : constructing a feminist jurisprudence
Title
Our lives before the law
Title remainder
constructing a feminist jurisprudence
Statement of responsibility
Judith A. Baer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
According to Judith Baer, feminist legal scholarship today does not effectively address the harsh realities of women's lives. Feminists have marginalized themselves, she argues, by withdrawing from mainstream intellectual discourse. In Our Lives Before the Law, Baer thus presents the framework for a new feminist jurisprudence--one that would return feminism to relevance by connecting it in fresh and creative ways with liberalism. Baer starts from the traditional feminist premise that the legal system has a male bias and must do more to help women combat violence and overcome political, economic
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
340/.082
Index
index present
LC call number
K349
LC item number
.B34 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Our lives before the law : constructing a feminist jurisprudence, Judith A. Baer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-264) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is law male? The foundations of feminist jurisprudence -- What makes law male? Gendered jurisprudence and feminist critique -- How is law male? Gendered method and feminist response -- Reconstructing equality: feminist constitutional doctrine -- Reconstructing rights: feminist reproductive freedom -- Reconstructing responsibility: feminist fetal protection -- Toward a feminist postliberalism
Control code
ocn614507283
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400810871
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctts3x5
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36861637
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)614507283
  • acls1400810876

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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